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Miguel Ley

All-time scoring leaders

Most points, game (30 or more)

No. Player Points Date Opponent
1. Jeff Verhoef 45 Feb. 3, 1979 Wartburg
Steve Kraayenbrink 45 Feb. 20, 1981 Upper Iowa
3. Vern Den Herder 43 Feb. 27, 1970 Simpson
  Scott Huisman 43 Jan. 28, 2003 Upper Iowa
5. John Carle 42 Feb. 5, 1960 Upper Iowa
  Colby Taylor 42 Nov. 28, 2015 Nebraska Wesleyan
7. John Carle 41 Feb. 23, 1960 Simpson
8. Dana Snoap 40 Feb. 17, 1973 Buena Vista
9. Dana Snoap 38 Feb. 11, 1972 William Penn
Dana Snoap 38 Jan. 18, 1973 St. Ambrose
11. John Carle 37 Dec. 11, 1959 Upper Iowa
Harold De Bie 37 Dec. 1, 1963 Parsons
  Scott Veldhuizen 37 Feb. 21, 2004 Cornell
  Clint Driftmier 37 Dec. 9, 2006 Monmouth (Ill.)
15. Virgil Dykstra 36 Feb. 28, 1957 William Penn
John Carle 36 Jan. 16, 1960 William Penn
Harold De Bie 36 Dec. 19, 1963 Iowa Wesleyan
  Eugene Looomans 36 Dec. 21, 1964 Upper Iowa
Randy Schultejans 36 Jan. 26, 1991 Buena Vista
20. Arnie Verhoef 35 Dec. 17, 1953 Cornell
John Carle 35 Feb. 12, 1960 Wartburg
  Matt Greenfield 35 Jan. 25, 2014 Buena Vista
  Nile Eckermann 35 Jan. 17, 2015 Loras
24. Vern Den Herder 34 Feb. 27, 1971 Upper Iowa
Dana Snoap 34 Dec. 22, 1972 Chapman (Calif.)
John Slinkman 34 Jan. 26, 1977 Northwestern
  Tosh Dillinger 34 Jan. 16, 1998 Loras
  Jacob Winkler 34 Feb. 6, 2013 Luther
29. Virgil Dykstra 33 Jan. 17, 1958 Upper Iowa
John Carle 33 Dec. 18, 1959 Arkansas College
John Carle 33 Dec. 13, 1960 Luther
John Carle 33 Feb. 20, 1960 Buena Vista
  Dana Snoap 33 Dec. 5, 1972 Simpson
Dana Snoap 33 Feb. 23, 1973 Upper Iowa
Nate Hart 33 Jan. 15, 1991 Simpson
  Scott Huisman 33 Jan. 14, 2003 Upper Iowa
Zak Clark 33 Feb. 22, 2005 Buena Vista
Matt Greenfield 33 Dec. 18, 2012 Bethany Lutheran (Minn.)
  Colby Taylor 33 Feb. 3, 2016 Luther
40. John Carle 32 Jan. 30, 1960 Mo. Southern
Ken Borgman 32 Dec. 29, 1970 Lakeland (Wis.)
  Ken Borgman 32 Feb. 27, 1971 Upper Iowa
  Dana Snoap 32 Feb. 25, 1972 Upper Iowa
Dana Snoap 32 Feb. 9, 1973 Dubuque
Randy Schultejans 32 Jan. 30, 1990 William Penn
  Scott Veldhuizen 32 Feb. 24, 2004 Wartburg
47. John Carle 31 Dec. 17, 1959 Luther
  John Carle 31 Dec. 27, 1959 Iowa Wesleyan
John Carle 31 Feb. 26, 1960 Buena Vista
James Stone 31 Feb. 11, 1966 Simpson
Craig Bell 31 Dec. 7, 1968 Albert Lea (Minn.)
Gordon Graham 31 Feb. 11, 1972 Dubuque
Dana Snoap 31 Feb. 23, 1973 Upper Iowa
Kevin Lowary 31 Feb. 24, 1984 Simpson
  Ed McMahon 31 Feb. 3, 1987 Simpson
  Chad Ryan 31 Feb. 10, 1996 Loras
Wade Vander Molen 31 Dec. 7, 1999 Coe
Clint Driftmeier 31 Feb. 14, 2006 Faith Baptist
Demarco Turner 31 Jan. 17, 2011 Dubuque
Matt Greenfield 31 Nov. 15, 2012 Monmouth
Matt Greenfield 31 Jan. 31, 2013 Coe
  Colby Taylor 31 Jan. 20, 2016 Coe
63. James Stone 30 Feb. 21, 1953 Buena Vista
John Carle 30 Dec. 4, 1959 Westmar
John Carle 30 Jan. 9, 1960 Dubuque
Craig Bell 30 Feb. 12, 1966 Buena Vista
Vern Den Herder 30 Jan. 11, 1969 William Penn
Dana Snoap 30 Feb. 8, 1969 Dubuque
Dana Snoap 30 Feb. 2, 1973 Luther
Denny Van Wyk 30 Jan. 28, 1975 Iowa Wesleyan
Denny Van Wyk 30 Feb. 12, 1977 Wartburg
Jeff Verhoef 30 Nov. 24, 1978 Dordt
Jeff Verhoef 30 Feb. 4, 1978 Luther
Pat Rangel 30 Dec. 6, 1986 Aurora (Ill.)
Randy Schultejans 30 Jan. 19, 1991 Luther
Tosh Dillinger 30 Feb. 4, 2000 Coe
Scott Veldhuizen 30 Feb. 4, 2004 Upper Iowa
Clint Driftmeier 30 Dec. 16, 2006 Martin Luther (Minn.)
Zak Clark 30 Jan. 3, 2007 Wartburg
Brett DeHoogh 30 Feb. 7, 2008 Simpson
Matt Greenfield 30 Feb. 15, 2014 Dubuque
Colby Taylor 30 Jan. 7, 2015 Dubuque
Colby Taylor 30 Nov. 18, 2015 Iowa Wesleyan

 

Career games scoring 25+ points

No. Player Games Years
1. Dana Snoap 24 1971-73
2. John Carle 23 1957-60
3. Jeff Verhoef 12 1976-80
  Colby Taylor 12 2013-present
5. Virgil Dykstra 11 1955-58
6. Steve Kraayenbrink 10 1978-81
7. Harold De Bie 9 1961-65
8. Ken Borgman 8 1967-71
Vern Den Herder 8 1967-71
  Matt Greenfield 8 2010-14

 

Games in which two players scored 25+ points

Players Points Date Opponent
Virgil Dykstra/Ken Loats 36/29 Feb. 28, 1957 William Penn
Vern Den Herder/Ken Borgman 34/32 Feb. 27, 1971 Upper Iowa
Mark Holan/Miguel Ley 26/26 Feb. 27, 2010 Buena Vista
Matt Greenfield/Nile Eckermann 28/25 Nov. 29, 2013 Northwestern

 

Games in which three players scored 20+ points

Players Points Date Opponent
Matt Greenfield/Nile Eckermann/Kevin Kaerwer 28/25/20 Nov. 29, 2013 Northwestern
Matt Greenfield/Colby Taylor/Kevin Kaerwer 24/22/21 Feb. 12, 2014 Buena Vista

 

Most points, season

No. Player Points Year
1. John Carle 666 1959-60
2. Colby Taylor 586 2015-16
3. Dana Snoap 580 1972-73
4. Matt Greenfield 547 2013-14
5. Steve Kraayenbrink 533 1980-81
6. Dana Snoap 527 1971-72
7. Jeff Verhoef 517 1979-80
8. Miguel Ley 510 2009-10
9. Ken Borgman 506 1970-71
10. Jeff Verhoef 504 1978-79

 

Highest scoring average, season (minimum 15 games)

No. Player Avg. Year
1. John Carle 29.0 1959-60
2. Dana Snoap 25.2 1972-73
3. Dana Snoap 24.0 1971-72
4. Steve Kraayenbrink 22.2 1980-81
5. Harold De Bie 21.3 1963-64
6. Ken Borgman 20.2 1970-71
  Jeff Verhoef 20.2 1978-79
  Colby Taylor 20.2 2015-16
9. Jeff Verhoef 19.9 1979-80
10. Tosh Dillinger 19.3 1997-98

 

Most points, career (1,000-point club)

No. Player Points Games Years
1. Jeff Verhoef 1,575 103 1976-80
2. Miguel Ley 1,563 103 2006-10
3. Tosh Dillinger 1,498 100 1996-00
4. Denny Van Wyk 1,453 92 1973-77
5. Vern Den Herder 1,426 92 1967-71
6. Mike Valster 1,350 99 1992-96
7. Harold De Bie 1,310 80 1961-65
8. Colby Taylor 1,296 83 2013-present
9. Eugene Loomans 1,275 90 1961-64
10. Pat Rangel 1,274 94 1984-88
11. Clint Driftmier 1,239 83 2003-07
12. Matt Melvin 1,143 92 1986-90
13. Arnie Verhoef 1,140 80 1951-55
14. Ken Borgman 1,117 75 1967-71
15. Dana Snoap 1,107 45 1971-73
16. Zak Clark 1,093 97 2004-08
17. John Carle 1,091 55 1957-60
18. John Slinkman 1,082 97 1974-78
  Steve Muller 1,082 98 1981-85
20. Nate Hart 1,050 69 1988-92
21. Wade Vander Molen 1,045 63 1997-00
22. Randy Smid 1,043 74 1992-95
  Matt Greenfield 1,043 96 2010-14
24. Steve Kraayenbrink 1,030 75 1978-81
25. Virgil Dykstra 1,024 66 1955-58
26. Tony Polito 1,023 99 1999-03
27. Ed McMahon 1,017 91 1985-89
28. Randy Schultejans 1,013 71 1987-91

 

Scoring average, career (minimum 45 games)

No. Player Avg. Games Years
1. Dana Snoap 24.6 45 1971-73
2. John Carle 20.6 53 1957-60
3. Wade Vander Molen 16.6 63 1997-00
4. Harold De Bie 16.4 80 1961-65
5. Vern Den Herder 15.5 92 1967-71
6. Jeff Verhoef 15.3 103 1976-80
7. (tie) Nate Hart 15.2 69 1989-92
  Miguel Ley 15.2 103 2006-10
9. Tosh Dillinger 15.0 100 1996-00
10. Clint Driftmier 14.9 83 2003-07
  Denny Van Wyk 14.9 92 1973-77

 

Field goals made, season

No. Player FG Year
1. John Carle 252 1959-60
2. Dana Snoap 235 1972-73
3. Steve Kraayenbrink 226 1980-81
4. Colby Taylor 205 2015-1
5. Matt Greenfield 198 2013-14
6. Dana Snoap 196 1971-72
7. Loren Liming 195 2009-10
  Eugene Loomans 195 1962-63
9. Denny Van Wyk 192 1974-75
  Tosh Dillinger 192 1997-98
Clint Driftmier 192 2006-07

 

Field goals made, career

No. Player FG Games Years
1. Tosh Dillinger 600 100 1996-00
2. Jeff Verhoef 592 103 1976-80
3. Denny Van Wyk 582 92 1973-77
4. Miguel Ley 567 103 2006-10
5. Eugene Loomans 564 90 1961-64
6. Vern Den Herder 555 92 1967-71
7. Mike Valster 501 99 1992-96
  Clint Driftmier 501 83 2003-07
9. Harold De Bie 474 80 1961-65
10 Pat Rungel 446 94 1984-88

 

Field goal attempts, season

No. Player Attempts Year
1. John Carle 533 1959-60
2. Dana Snoap 455 1972-73
3. Matt Greenfield 444 2013-14
4. Steve Kraayenbrink 438 1980-81
5. Miguel Ley 410 2009-10
6. Ken Borgman 408 1970-71
7. Colby Taylor 404 2015-16
8. Eugene Loomans 387 1961-62
9. Miguel Ley 385 2008-09
10. Vern Den Herder 381 1970-71

 

Field goal attempts, career

No. Player Attempts Games Years
1. Miguel Ley 1285 103 2006-10
2. Vern Den Herder 1195 92 1967-71
3. Tosh Dillinger 1134 100 1996-2000
4. Eugene Loomans 1133 90 1961-64
5. Jeff Verhoef 1061 103 1976-80
6 Tony Polito 1037 99 1990-2003
7 Denny Van Wyk 1028 92 1973-77
8 Arnie Verhoef 1012 80 1951-55
9. John Carle 946 53 1957-60
10. Ken Borgman 935 25* 1967-71

 

Field goal percentage, season (min. 70 field goals)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Year
1. Keith Pedersen 69.7 (124-178) 2007-08
2. Dana Snoap 64.7 (196-303) 1971-72
3. Kyle Newendorp 63.0 (114-181) 2014-15
4. Ken Van Vark 62.4 (136-218) 1979-80
5. Marty Van Zee 61.7 (71-115) 1985-86
6. Ryan Kunkel 61.2 (79-129) 2015-16
7. Denny Van Wyk 60.9 (173-284) 1976-77
8. Mike Valster 60.5 (158-261) 1994-95
9. Tosh Dillinger 59.8 (79-132) 1996-97
10. Clint Driftmier 59.6 (192-322) 2006-07

 

Field goal percentage, career (min. 250 made)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Years
1. Keith Pedersen 61.1 (346-556) 2004-08
2. Kent Van Vark 60.4 (316-523) 1977-80
3. Clint Driftmier 59.0 (501-849) 2003-07
4. Dana Snoap 56.9 (431-578) 1971-73
5. Loren Liming 56.7 (379-670) 2006-07,08-10
6. Ed McMahon 56.6 (379-670) 1973-77
  Denny Van Wyk 56.6 (582-1,028) 1985-89
8. Jacob Winkler 56.2 (302-537) 2009-13
9. Matt Melvin 56.1 (419-747) 1986-90
10. Jeff Verhoef 55.8 (592-1,061) 1976-80

 

3-point field goals made, season

No. Player Made Year
1. Nile Eckermann 74 2014-15
2. Wade Vander Molen 70 1999-2000
3. Demarco Turner 69 2010-11
4 Demarco Turner 67 2011-12
5. Nick Marinkovich 64 2012-13
6. Pat Rangel 62 1987-88
  Kyle Smith 60 2015-16
8. Colby Taylor 60 2014-15
9. Kevin Kaerwer 59 2013-14
  Colby Taylor 59 2015-16

 

3-point field goals made, career

No. Player Made Games Years
1. Zak Clark 175 97 2004-08
2. Colby Taylor 164 83 2013-present
3. Demarco Turner 148 87 2008-12
4. Tony Polito 147 99 1999-2003
5. Chris Nelson 146 75 2002-06
6. Miguel Ley 145 103 2006-10
7. Tim Brand 143 91 1998-2002
8. Pat Rangel 141 94 1984-88
9. Nile Eckermann 138 72 2011-15
10. Wade Vander Molen 122 63 1997-2000

 

3-point field goal attempts, season

No. Player Att. Year
1. Nile Eckermann 206 2014-15
2. Demarco Turner 190 2011-12
3. Colby Taylor 177 2014-15
  Kyle Smith 177 2015-16
5. Nick Marinkovich 174 2012-13
6. Wade Vander Molen 164 1999-00
  Nile Eckermann 164 2013-14
8. Demarco Turner 160 2010-11
9. Tim Brand 158 2001-02
10. Zak Clark 153 2005-06

 

3-point field goal attempts, career

No. Player Att. Games Year
1. Zak Clark 484 97 2004-2008
2. Colby Taylor 440 84 2013-present
3. Tony Polito 439 99 1999-03
4. Tim Brand 414 91 1998-2002
5. Demarco Turner 402 87 2008-12
6. Miguel Ley 401 103 2006-10
7. Chris Nelson 388 75 2002-06
8. Nile Eckermann 378 72 2011-15
9. Justin Madsen 302 88 2006-10
10. Pat Rangel 297 94 1984-88

 

3-point field goal percentage, season (min. 30 made)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Years
1. Chris Robertson 54.2 (39-72) 1991-92
2. Pat Rangel 49.4 (38-77) 1985-86
3. Pat Rangel 47.1 (41-87) 1986-87
4. Pat Rangel 46.6 (62-133) 1987-88
5. Tim Timpe 45.9 (39-85) 1990-91
6. Matt Tanis 45.8 (44-96) 1990-91
7. Josh Geering 45.2 (33-73) 1996-97
8. Miguel Ley 43.8 (46-105) 2007-08
9. Demarco Truner 43.1 (69-160) 2010-11
10. Wade Vander Molen 42.7 (70-164) 1999-2000

 

3-point field goal percentage, career (min. 50 made)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Years
1. Pat Rangel 47.5 (39-72) 1984-88
2. Chris Robertson 47.2 (38-77) 1989-92
3. Josh Geering 46.0 (41-87) 1996-99
4. Tim Timpe 43.0 (92-214) 1990-92
5. Brent Vander Waal 42.2 (65-154) 1990-93
  Wade Vander Molen 42.2 (122-289) 1997-2000
7. Matt Tanis 41.8 (104-249) 1988-92
8. Scott Veldhuizen 41.3 (83-201) 2001-04
9. Kevin Kaerwer 39.6 (95-240) 2011-14
10. Dan Kruse 39.0 (69-177) 1988-91

 

Free throws made, season

No. Player Made Year
1. John Carle 162 1959-60
2. Jeff Verhoef 149 1979-80
3. Ken Borgman 142 1970-71
4. Craig Bell 138 1968-69
5. Dana Snoap 135 1971-72
6. Jeff Verhoef 124 1978-79
7. Colby Taylor 117 2015-16
8. Randy Schultejans 114 1990-91
9. Harold De Bie 112 1964-65
  Matt Greenfield 112 2013-14

 

Free throws made, career

No. Player Made Games Years
1. Jeff Verhoef 391 103 1976-80
2. Harold De Bie 362 80 1961-65
3. Mike Valster 332 99 1992-96
4. Arnie Verhoef 316 80 1951-55
  Vern Den Herder 316 92 1967-71
6. Matt Melvin 290 92 1986-90
7. Miguel Ley 284 103 2006-10
8. Ed McMahon 259 91 1985-89
9. Colby Taylor 258 84 2013-present
10. Randy Schultejans 257 71 1988-91

 

Free throw attempts, season

No. Player Att. Year
1. John Carle 238 1959-60
2. Jeff Verhoef 197 1979-80
3. Craig Bell 182 1968-69
4. Dana Snoap 177 1971-72
5. Ken Borgman 171 1970-71
6. Jeff Verhoef 165 1978-79
7. Randy Schultejans 154 1990-91
8. Harold De Bie 150 1964-65
9. Jake Oleson 148 1996-97
10. Matt Greenfield 146 2013-14

 

Free throw attempts, career

No. Player Att. Games Years
1. Jeff Verhoef 520 103 1976-80
2. Harold De Bie 468 80 1961-65
3. Vern Den Herder 455 99 1967-71
4. Mike Valster 448 80 1992-96
5. Arnie Verhoef 422 92 1951-55
6. Ed McMahon 403 92 1985-89
7. John Slinkman 398 103 1974-78
8. Matt Melvin 383 91 1986-90
9. Tosh Dillinger 373 71 1996-2000
10. John Carle 365 74 1957-60

 

Free throw percentage, season (min.40 made)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Years
1. Bruce Hanson 91.1 (41-45) 1981-82
2. Wade Vander Molen 90.7 (78-86) 1997-98
3. Tim Timpe 89.5 (51-57) 1990-91
4. Zak Clark 88.0 (88-100) 2006-07
5. Chad Ryan 87.3 (69-79) 1994-95
6. Kyle Smith 87.2 (68-78) 2015-16
7. Kevin Kaerwer 87.0 (87-100) 2013-14
8. Joe Jaspers 86.6 (58-67) 1986-87
9. Demarco Turner 85.3 (81-95) 2010-11
10. Tim Brand 84.9 (45-53) 2001-02
10. Colby Taylor 84.5 (93-110) 2014-15

 

Free throw percentage, career (min. 70 made)

No. Player Pct. (Made-Att.) Years
1. Bruce Hanson 84.8 (112-132) 1979-82
  Wade Vander Molen 84.8 (173-204) 1997-2000
3. Kevin Kaerwer 84.3 (134-159) 2011-14
4. Branden Stubbs 84.1 (74-88) 2012-13
5. Scott Huisman 83.8 (155-185) 2002-03, 04-05
6. Demarco Turner 83.5 (137-164) 2008-12
7. Chad Ryan 83.3 (145-174) 1994-96
  Zak Clark 83.3 (220-264) 2004-08
9. Tim Timpe 83.2 (144-173) 1990-92
10. Nile Eckermann 82,9 (97-117) 2011-15

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